During these uncertain times, how can we help?

As the world leader in volunteerism we feel a responsibility to unite our broader community, and to use this moment to become stronger.

See below to access our COVID-19 Resource Hub, and to explore our growing directory of COVID-19-specific and virtual volunteering opportunities.
Read More

Working with Mini Therapy Horses!

Save to Favorites

Mane in Heaven

  • 68 people are interested

Looking for caring people to bring love, joy, laughter and smiles as we provide animal assisted therapy visits with our magical mini horses.
Mane in Heaven is a all volunteer non profit with the mission of Connecting people with miniature therapy horses to promote empathy, kindness and overall well being.

If you love working with people and making a difference through animal therapy, volunteering with Mane in Heaven Miniature Therapy maybe a good fit for you.

We are looking for volunteers to help groom, train, attend visits with our mini horses. We also looking for people who can help with social media, picture taking, and marketing!


1 More opportunity with Mane in Heaven

About Mane in Heaven


117 S Cook Street, Barrington, IL 60010, US

Mission Statement

Mane In Heaven is a recognized 501(3)non-profit organization that provides therapeutic benefits to disabled and able-bodied children and adults through animal-assisted activity and therapy visits with miniature horses leading to improved outcomes of physical, mental and emotional well-being.


Our all-volunteer staff and our adorable "minis" visit nursing homes, schools, hospitals, libraries, veteran facilities, etc.

What is "A Visit?" It includes watching, petting, brushing, hugging and loving our minis. We provide activity visits (fun, promotional) and therapy visits (goal-directed) based on the needs of those we visit. The horse-person interaction is a source of joy due to the unconditional love of our gentle horses.

Why miniature horses? WHY NOT! Miniature horses make phenomenal comfort animals and are very kind and gentle with the proper training. People continuously comment about the gentle and low-key nature of our horses.

People with Disabilities


We'll work with your schedule.


Mane in HeavenBarrington, IL 60010


  • Child Development
  • Elder care
  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Animal Therapy
  • Fundraising
  • Grant Writing / Research


  • Teens
  • People 55+


  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 times per month req

Report this opportunity